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What's Generating Buzz At This Year's Comic-Con?04:41
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Sergio Valente, dressed as Superman, poses next to Isis Cress, dressed as the goddess Isis, outside on day one of Comic-Con International held at the San Diego Convention Center, Thursday, July 21, 2016 in San Diego. (Denis Poroy/Invision/AP)
Sergio Valente, dressed as Superman, poses next to Isis Cress, dressed as the goddess Isis, outside on day one of Comic-Con International held at the San Diego Convention Center, Thursday, July 21, 2016 in San Diego. (Denis Poroy/Invision/AP)
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Fans of fantasy, science fiction and comic books have descended on the San Diego Convention Center for Comic-Con International 2016, which runs through Sunday.

Comic-Con has ballooned from a nerdy event to a golden opportunity for studios to showcase films and TV series.

Glen Weldon, a panelist on NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour, talks with Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti about what’s generating buzz at Comic-Con.

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Glen Weldon, panelist for NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast. He tweets @ghweldon.

This segment aired on July 22, 2016.

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